saturday 23rd March 2019

Programme Announced

More details below
Welcome to our first Frome Ukulele Festival. We hope you will come and join us on Saturday 23rd March 2019 and enjoy what Frome has to offer. The main venue during the day is Rook Lane Arts (BA11 1DN) with the evening concert taking place at The Cheese and Grain (BA11 1BE). Other venues within a short walk of Rook Lane will be used for Battle of The Bands and workshops. Main reception opens at 12 noon.   Stalls will be open and Decades will play at 12.30pm.   The first Open Mic session starts at 1 pm and the first workshop starts at 1.30pm. Helping you enjoy the day will be members of Frome Ukulele Club, who can’t wait to welcome you to Frome.

Programme

We have a selection of workshops, play along sessions, open mic and battle of the bands for you to enjoy. You won’t be able to do everything – but it will be fun trying. Reception will open at 12 noon and workshops can be booked on the day only.
12 noon
Reception Opens
12:30
Decades (Rook Lane)
1pm
Open Mic (Rook Lane)
1:30
Chord Inversion Workshop (The Granary)
Singing Workshop (The Cornerhouse)
2pm
Play along (Rook Lane)
2pm
Battle of the Bands (23 Bath Street)
3pm
Open Mic 2 (Rook Lane)
3pm
Song Arrangement Workshop (The Cornerhouse)
Blues Workshop (Three Swans)
4pm
Opera-lele Workshop (Rook Lane)
4pm
Jamming (Three Swans)

At the Cheese and Grain

5:30pm
Food Begins
6pm
Battle of the Bands Final
7pm
In-Sync
7:30pm
Andy Dan
8pm
Opera-lele
9pm
The Mighty Frukes

Line Up

Our evening concert will include sets from the Battle of the Bands Finalists, wonderful duo “In Sync” and superstar Andy Dan. The fantastic Opera-lele will also perform their inimitable show and the evening concludes with a party set from The Mighty Frukes.

Tickets are now available.

Full Festival Ticket : £16

Full Festival Ticket with food : £21

Evening Concert : £10

Evening Concert with Food : £15

Children 5 to 11 years old Full Festival Ticket : £8

Children 5 to 11 years old Full Festival Ticket with food: £13

Children 5 to 11 years old Evening Concert: £5

Children under 5 free

Click to Buy tickets here

There are no additional fees for workshops, Battle of the Bands etc. The only extra is food for the evening - book it now.

More Information

Registration

Reception at Rook Lane opens at 12 noon with activities starting at 2pm.Please bring your tickets here first where you will be issued with a wristband for access to all venues.

Rook Lane Arts on Bath Street in Frome : BA11 1DN

Parking

The main car park in Frome is at The Cheese and Grain (BA11 1BE)

Additional car parks on North Parade (BA11 2AB) and in Vicarage Street (BA11 1PU).

All charge, unfortunately.

Food

There will be tea/coffee and cake for sale on arrival at Rook Lane Arts and there are plenty of cafes and pubs within a short distance for lunch.

In the evening, we will be offering “Street Food” (including vegetarian) at The Cheese and Grain for the incredible price of just £5 per person. This must be booked in advance.


Frome Ukulele Club

Hope to see you there